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 Formulary Chapter 1: Gastro-intestinal system - Full Chapter
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PPI Guidance

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01.02  Expand sub section  Antispasmodics and other drugs altering gut motility
01.02  Expand sub section  Antimuscarinics
01.02  Expand sub section  Other antispasmodics
Mebeverine
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First Choice
Green 1
 
Peppermint Oil
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Second Choice
Green 2

Considered 2nd line as more expensive than mebeverine

 
   
Alverine citrate
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Restricted Drug Restricted
Amber

 Restricted to Gastroenterologist initiation only

 
   
01.02  Expand sub section  Motility stimulants
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 Non Formulary Items
Mebeverine  (Fybogel Mebeverine)

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Non Formulary
 
Peppermint water

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Non Formulary
 
  
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Section Title Section Title (top level)
Section Title Section Title (sub level)
First Choice Item First Choice item
Non Formulary Item Non Formulary section
Restricted Drug
Restricted Drug
Unlicensed Drug
Unlicensed
Track Changes
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Link to adult BNF
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Link to SPCs
SMC
Scottish Medicines Consortium
Cytotoxic Drug
Cytotoxic Drug
CD
Controlled Drug
High Cost Medicine
High Cost Medicine
Cancer Drugs Fund
Cancer Drugs Fund
NHSE
NHS England
Homecare
Homecare
CCG
CCG

Traffic Light Status Information

Status Description

Green

Suitable for use in primary care  

Amber

Specialist initiation. Shared care in place  

Red

Red do not use..  

Advice

Some formulations restricted  

Black

NICE "Do not do"  

Green 1

1st line option  

Green 2

2nd line option  

Green 3

3rd line option only  

Not Recomended / Black

Low Value Medicine not recommended for use - see NHSE guidelines  

OTC

This preparation should be bought over the counter for self-care  

Red Amber

Check product description for traffic light status  

Red Black

Low Value Medicine  

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